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"Smoking cigars" Myanmar (Burma) Local Custom Tip by hydronetta

Myanmar (Burma) Local Customs: 149 reviews and 220 photos

 
 

A not so uncommon sight in Myanmar is to see women smoking these localy produced cigars. In fact I tried one myself and bought several ones from Inle lake at local producing factory. Smoke is stripped around a dried leaf and a natural filter is added. No chemicals added.
The blend smelled nice there, I can;t say it tastes the same back at home... (some things taste better where they produced)

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  • Written Jan 22, 2007
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